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Oxford Empty Bowls 2014

Students in grades 1 and 2 were visited by Connie Malone to discuss the Oxford Empty Bowls 2014 event, for which we have been working on several group art projects. We hope to see many McGuffey Montessori families at this … Continue reading

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Scholastic Book Orders due Wednesday

Your child received an order form from Scholastic  Books last week. If you would like to order books, please remember the deadline to turn in your form and payment is Wednesday, November 5.

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Diwali

Today we welcomed Rohan, a Miami student from the Indian Student Association. He came to talk to us about the holiday of Diwali and the annual celebration that is put on by his organization. Diwali, “the festival of lights,” is … Continue reading

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Hike-a-Thon Plus on Saturday

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Chinese Festival this Friday!

Miami University’s Confucius Institute invites the community to its first Chinese Festival Friday, Sept. 26. Enjoy a host of activities and experience Asian food tasting 2-8:30 p.m. on Miami’s campus and uptown Oxford. The Chinese Festival coincides with a global … Continue reading

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McGuffey alum one of two Talawanda National Merit Scholars

Congratulations to McGuffey alumnus Devra Katz Levy who is one of two Talawanda High School students who placed among 16,000 students nationwide as Semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Devra will have the opportunity to continue along with academically talented high … Continue reading

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Preschool Playground canceled for 7/14

While our gardens will be happy to see the rain, it’s made our playground too wet to play. Unfortunately, Preschool Playground will be canceled today. Please join us on July 21st for our next session!

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Preschool Playground begins Monday!

Our summer Preschool Playground program begins on Monday, June 9th, at 10am! This program is for children aged six and under. Please check here for more information.

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2014 Egg Drop

At the Last Day of School Potluck, Tuesday, June 3rd, we will hold our annual Egg Drop. This is a tradition at McGuffey that goes back decades! Prior to the last day of school, students will spend time at home … Continue reading

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Horse Camp at Old Stone Riding Center

Old Stone Riding Center will be offering two weeks of horse camp this summer. Old Stone owner, Julie Bath, is a former McGuffey parent who finds satisfaction in helping both horses and students relax and be confident in each others … Continue reading

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